Daigger Group Publications

2020

Yang, C., G. T. Daigger, E. Belia, B. Kerkez, “Extracting Useful Signals From Flawed Sensor Data:  Developing Hybrid Data-Driven Approaches with Physical Factors,” Wat. Res., 185, 2020.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2020.116282.

Cao, Y., Z, Xingcan , L. Zhixiao , M.C.M. Van Loosdrecht and G. T. Daigger, “The Bottlenecks and Causes, and Potential Solutions for Municipal Sewage Treatment in China”, Journal of Beijing University of Technology, (2020) (In Chinese) https://kns.cnki.net/kcms/detail/11.2286.t.20200902.1535.002.html/doi: 10.11936/bjutxb2020040009, 14 pages.

Liang, S., Y. Yu, A. Kharrazi, B.D. Fath, C. Feng, G. T. Daigger, S. Chen, T. Ma, B. Zhu, Z. Mi, Z. Yang,, “Network Resilience of Phosphorus Cycling China has Shifted by Natural Flows, Fertilizer Use and dietary Transitions Between 1600 and 2012,” Nature Food, 1, June 2020, 365-375.  doi.org/10.1038/s43016-020-0098-6

Cao, Y., M. C. M. van Loosdrecht, and G. T. Daigger, “The Bottlenecks and Causes, and Potential Solutions for Municipal Sewage Treatment in China,” Wat. Pract. & Tech. 15(1), 2020.160-169.  doi: 10.2166/wpt.2020.006

Campbell, K, J. Wang, and G. T. Daigger, “Filamentous Organisms Degrade Oxygen Transfer Efficiency by Increasing Mixed Liquor Apparent Viscosity:  Mechanistic Understanding and Experimental Verification,” Wat. Res., 173, 2020, 1-13.

Liu, S., G. T. Daigger, B. Liu, W. Zhao, J. Liu,” Enhanced Performance of Simultaneous Carbon, Nitrogen and Phosphorus Removal From Municipal Wastewater in an Anaerobic-Aerobic-Anoxic Sequencing Batch Reactor (AOA-SBR) System by alternating the Cycle Times,” Biores. Technol. 301, 2020, 122750, doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2020.122750

Carlson, A. L., G. T. Daigger, N. G. Love, and E. Hart, “Multi-Year Diagnosis of Unpredictable Fouling Occurrences in a Full-Scale Membrane Bioreactor,” Wat. Sci. & Tech., 82(2), 2020, 524-536.

Goergen, J., A. Rivard, J. Liberzone, D. Rhu, S. J. Kand, G. T. Daigger (2020), “Novel Integrated High-Rate Filtration & Fixed-Film Biological Reactor Demonstrates simultaneous TSS & BOD Removal in Wet Weather Peak Flows,” Proceedings of the 91st Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Conference and Exhibition, WEFTEC, New Orleans, LA.

2019

Houweling, Dwight, and Glen T. Daigger. Intensifying Activated Sludge Using Media-supported Biofilms. CRC Press, 2019.

Yang, C., W. Barrott, A. Busch, A. Mehrotra, J. Madden, and G. T. Daigger, “How Much Data is Required for a Robust and Reliable Wastewater Characterization?,” Wat. Sci. & Techol., 79(12), 2298-2309, 2019, doi: 10.2166/wst.2019.233.

Wang, X., G. Daigger, W. Vries, C. Kroeze, M., Yang, N.-Q. Ren, J. Liu, and D. Butler, “Impact Hotspots of Reduced Nutrient Discharge Shift Across the Globe with Population and Dietary Changes,” Nature Communications, https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-10445-0, 2019.

Cao, Y.S., J. G. Tang, M. Henze, X. P. Yang, T. P. Gan, J. Li, H. Krois, M. C M. van Loosdrecht, Y. Zhang, and G. T. Daigger, “The Leakage of Sewer Systems and the Impact on the ‘Black and Odorous Water Bodies’ and WWTPs in China,” Wat. Sci. & Techol., 79(2), 2019, 334 – 341.

Campbell, K., J. Wang, G. Liu, G. Daigger, “Activated Sludge Morphology Significantly Impacts Oxygen Transfer at the Air-Liquid Boundary,” Wat. Envir. Res., 91, 500-509, 2019.

Liu, S., G. T. Daigger, J. Kang, G. Zhang, “Effects of Light Intensity and photoperiod on Pigments Production and Corresponding Key Gene Expression of Rhodopseudomonas Palustris in a Photobioreactor system,” Biores. Technol., 294, 2019, 122172, doi.org/10.1016/j.biortech.2019.122172

Daigger, G. T., S. Sharvelle, M. Arabi, and N. G. Love, “Progress and Promise Transitioning to the One Water/Resource Recovery Integrated Urban Water Management Systems,” J. Environ. Eng., 145(10, 04019061-1 – 04019061-10, 2019, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0001552.

Yang, C., W. Barrott, A. Busch, A. Mehrotra, J. Madden, and G. T. Daigger (2019).  How Much Data is Required for a Robust and Reliable Wastewater Characterization?.  Proceedings of the 92nd Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Conference and Exhibition, WEFTEC, Chicago, IL.

Daigger, G. T. A. L. Carlson, X. Chen, and B. R. Johnson (2019).  Coupled Anoxic Suspended Growth and Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor Process Options.  Proceedings of the 92nd Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Conference and Exhibition, WEFTEC, Chicago, IL.

Daigger, G. T. and A. L. Carlson, “Coupled Anoxic Suspended Growth and Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor Process Options,” Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation (WEF) Nutrient Removal and Recovery Symposium 2019, Minneapolis, MN, July 23-25, 2019.

Wagner, B. G. Daigger N. Love, “Lab-scale Results from a Partial Nitritation/Anammox Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR) for Mainstream Nitrogen Removal,” Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation (WEF) Nutrient Removal and Recovery Symposium 2019, Minneapolis, MN, July 23-25, 2019.

Carlson, A., G. T. Daigger, N. Love, and E. Hart (2019).  Troubleshooting Long-Term Biofouling by Dispersed Bacteria in Full-Scale Membrane Bioreactor.  Proceedings of the 92nd Annual Water Environment Federation Technical Conference and Exhibition, WEFTEC, Chicago, IL.

2018

Yeshi, C., B. H. Kwok, M. C. M. van Loosdrecht, G. Daigger, H. Y. Png, W. Y. Long and O. K.n Eng, “The influence of dissolved oxygen on PN/A performance and microbial community of the 200,000 m3/d activated sludge process at the Changi Water Reclamation Plant (2011 to 2016), Wat. Sci & Tech., 78(3), 634-643 2018.

Liang, S., Qu, S., Zhao, Q., Zhang, X., Daigger, G., Newell, J., Miller, S., Johnson, J., Love, N., Zhang, L., Yang, Z., Xu, M., “Quantifying the Urban Food-Energy-Water (FEW) Nexus: The Case of the Detroit Metropolitan Area,” Envir. Sci. & Tech., Accepted, 2018.

Rittmann, B. E, J. P. Boltz, D. Brockman, G. T. Daigger, E. Morgenroth, K. H. Sorensen, I. Takacs, M. van Loosdrecht, and P. A. Vanrolleghem, “A Framework for Good Biofilm Reactor Modeling Practice (GBRM), Wat. Sci. & Techol., 77(5), 2018, 1149 – 1164. Doi: 10.2166/wst.2018.021.

O’Callaghan P, Daigger G, Adapa L, Buisman C. Development and Application of a Model to Study Water Technology Adoption and Dissemination. Water Envir. Res., 90, June, 2018, 563-574.

Daigger, G. T. and J. P. Boltz, “Oxygen Transfer in Moving Bed Biofilm Reactor and Integrated Fixed Film Activated Sludge Processes, Water Envir. Res., 90(7), July, 2018, 615-622. doi.org/10.2175/106143017X15054988926596

Daigger, G. T., E. Redmon, and L. Downing, “Enhanced Settling in Activated Sludge: Design and Operation Considerations,” Wat. Sci. & Techol., 78(2), 247-258, 2018. DOI: 10.2166/wst.2018.287

Yeshi, C., B. H. Kwok, M. C. M. van Loosdrecht, G. Daigger, H. Y. Png, W. Y. Long and O. K.n Eng, “The influence of dissolved oxygen on PN/A performance and microbial community of the 200,000 m3/d activated sludge process at the Changi Water Reclamation Plant (2011 to 2016), Wat. Sci & Tech., In Press, 2018.

Wang, X., G. Daigger, D-J. Lee, J. Liu, N-Q Ren, J. Qu, G. Liu, D. Butler, “Evolving Wastewater Infrastructure Paradigm to Enhance Harmony with Nature,” Science Advances, In Press, 2018.

2017

Zodrow, K. R., Q. Li, R. M Buono, W. Chen, G. Daigger, L Dueñas-Osorio, M. Elimelech, X. Huang, G. Jiang, J-H. K., B. E. Logan, D. L. Sedlak, P. Westerhoff, P. J. J. Alvarez, Advanced Materials, Technologies, and Complex Systems Analyses: Emerging Opportunities to Enhance Urban Water Security,” Environ. Sci. Technol., 51 (18), 2017, 10274–10281, DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b01679.

Boltz, J.P., B. Smets, B. E. Rittmann, M. C. M. van Loosdrecht, E. Morgenroth, G. T. Daigger, “From Biofilm Ecology to Reactors: A Focused Review,” Wat. Sci. Technol., 75(8), 1753-1760, 2017. doi: 10.2166/wst.2017.061

Daigger, G. T., “Flexibility and Adaptability: Essential Elements of the WRRF of the Future,” Water Practice & Technology, 12(1), 156-165, 2017. doi: 10.2166/wpt.2017.019.

Boltz, J. P., B. R. Johnson, I. Takács, G. T. Daigger, E. Morgenroth, D. Brockmann, R. Kovács, J. M. Calhourn J-M Choubert, and N. Derlon, “Biofilm Carrier Migration Model Describes Reactor Performance,” Water Science & Technology, 2818-2828, 2017. DOI: 10.166/SWT.2017.160, 2017

Daigger, G. T., S. Murthy, N. G. Love, and J. Sandino, “Transforming Environmental Engineering and Science Education, Research, and Practice,” Environmental Engineering Science, 34(1), 42-50, 2017. DOI: 10.1089/ees.2015.0353.

Daigger, G. T., J. S. Siczka, T. F. Smith, D. A. Frank, J. A. McCorquodale,” Marrying Step Feed with Clarifier Improvements Increase Wet Weather Capacity: Integrated Methodology,” Water Environment Research, 89, 724-731, 2017. doi: 10.2175/106143017X14839994523983.

Cao. Y., Kwok, B. H., M. C. M. van Loosdrecht, M. C. M., G. T. Daigger, H. Y. Png, Y. L. Wah, C. S. Chye, Y. A. B. D. Ghani, “The Occurrence of Enhanced Biological Phosphorus Removal in a 200,000 m3/day Partial Nitration and Anammox Activated Sludge process at the Changi Water Reclamation Plant, Singapore,” Wat. Sci. & Tech., 75(3), 741-751, 2017, DOI: 10.2166/wst.2016.565

Cao, Y., M. C. M. van Loosdrecht, and G. T. Daigger, “Mainstream Partial Nitritation-Anammox in Municipal Wastewater Treatment: Status, Bottlenecks, and Further Studies,” Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol., 101, 1365-1383 DOI 10.1007/s00253-016-8058-7, 2017.

Zodrow, K. R., Li, Q., Buono, R. M., Chen, W., Daigger, G., Dueñas-Osorio, L., Elimelech, M., Huang, X., Jiang, G., Kim, J-H., Logan, B. E., Sedlak, D. L., Westerhoff, P., and Alvarez, P. J. J., “Advanced Materials, Technologies, and Complex Systems Analyses: Emerging Opportunities to Enhance Urban Water Security, Env. Sci. Technol., 51, 10274-20281, 2017, DOI: 10 1021/acs.est.7b01679

2016

Zaffaroni, C., Daigger, G., Nicol, P., Lee, T.W., “Wastewater Treatment Challenges Faced by the Petrochemical and Refinery industry, and Opportunities for Water Reuse,” Water Pract. & Tech., 11 (1), 104-117, doi: 10.2166/wpt.2016.012, 2016.

Novak, P. J., W. A. Arnold, B. Henningsgaard, R. M Hozalski, K. Kessler, T. L. LaPara, A. Parrella, L. Rogacki, C. Thompson, R. Thorson, R. A. Zimmerman, C. B. Bott, G. T. Daigger, J. B. Neethling, “Innovation Promoted by Regulatory Flexibility,” Env. Sci. & Tech., doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.5b05394, 2016.

Daigger, G. T., J. S. Siczka, T. F. Smith, D. A Frank, and J. A. McCorquodale, “Characterizing Shallow Secondary Clarifier Performance Where Conventional Flux Theory Over-Estimates Allowable Solids Loading Rate,” Wat. Sci. & Tech., 74(2), 324-332, 2016.

Cao, Y., K. B. Hong, M. C. M. van Loosdrecht, G. T. Daigger, P. H. Yi, Y. L. Wah, C. S. Chye, and Y. A. Ghani, “Mainstream Partial Nitritation and Anammox in a 200,000 m3/day Activated Sludge Process in Singapore: Scale-Down by Using Laboratory Fed-Batch Reactor,” Wat. Sci. & Tech., 71(1), 48-56, 2016.

Daigger, G. T., A. Hodgkinson, P. Skeels, J. Smith, J. Lozier, K. Fries, “Full-Scale Experience with the Membrane Bioreactor-Reverse Osmosis Water Reclamation Process,” Jour. Wat. Reuse and Desal., 6(2), 235-248, 2016 DOI: 10.2166/wrd.2015.178.